Resources

PLANC Points Newsletter

- Learn more at planc.org/newsletter


PLANC National Pre-Law Advisor Listserv

- Learn more at planc.org/listserv

Law School Pipeline Resources

General Law Information

  • LexisNexis
    Free resource that provides legal news, commentary, blogs, video, podcasts and an extensive collection of treatises to attorneys, law and pre-law students, law professors and litigants.

  • The National Law Journal
    Law.com is a single, comprehensive destination for legal information and e-law services on the Web.

  • Internet Legal Research Group (ILRG)

    • Pre-Law Student Services

    • PublicLegal, - “…a product of the Internet Legal Research Group (ILRG). A categorized index of select web sites, as well as thousands legal forms and documents, this site was established to serve as a resource of the information available on the Internet concerning law and the legal profession, with an emphasis on the United States of America. Designed for everyone, lay persons, legal scholars and practitioners alike, it is quality controlled to include only the most helpful legal resources and information.

  • FindLaw.org - Learn About the Law section


Finance

  • AccessLex Institute
    AccessLex Institute provides a wealth of information about financing school and managing debt.

  • FinAid
    This site will help you find loans, scholarships, military aid, financial aid and applications. It also provides you with a free scholarship search.


Law Schools

Legal Employment


For Students

  • Law School Admission Council (LSAC)
    From LSAC.org: “LSAC is a not-for-profit organization devoted to promoting quality, access, and equity in law and education worldwide by supporting individuals’ enrollment journeys and providing preeminent assessment, data, and technology services.”

  • DiscoverLaw.org
    The Law School Admission Council (LSAC) is dedicated to the idea that the legal profession must reflect the expanding diversity of our society. DiscoverLaw.org encourages racially and ethnically diverse students to discover career opportunities in law and choose a path in undergraduate school to help them succeed. With access to experts, inspiring stories about law school graduates, a list of the most frequently asked questions, and more, DiscoverLaw.org provides students with resources, tips, and tools on how to become a competitive law school applicant.

  • CLEO Edge Pre Law Magazine
    The CLEO Edge magazine is a publication of the Council on Legal Education Opportunity. From their website: “CLEO EDGE is the premier pre-law magazine and contains a comprehensive preview of the information aspiring students need to become successful law school applicants.”

  • Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, International
    The fundamental objective of P.A.D.'s Pre-Law Program is to assist undergraduate students to make an "informed choice" in selecting law as a career, deciding which law school to attend, and in preparing for the rigors of law school.

  • PreLaw Magazine
    PreLaw Magazine is a National Jurist publication. Information from their website: "The National Jurist and PreLaw magazine are the leading news sources in their markets. National Jurist reaches an estimated 100,000 law students. PreLaw is read by more than 45,000 prospective law students."